This Is My Country
From the Series Cloverleaf Books ™ — Where I Live
Will is very excited! He’s researching countries for school and has a new pen pal named Abdou from Morocco. Abdou writes to Will about what makes his country special. Will can’t wait to write back. But first, he gathers facts and photos for Abdou about the United States—including its government, climate, people, and landmarks. Along the way, he learns something new about his country.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 2|
|Reading Level||Grade 1|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||Cloverleaf Books ™|
|Imprint||Millbrook Press ™|
|Number of Pages||24|
|Reading Counts! Level||3.1|
|Text Type||Informational Fiction|
|BISACS||JUV030060, JUV030110, JUV039060|
|Dimensions||9.75 x 9.75|
|Guided Reading Level||L|
|ATOS Reading Level||3.4|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||183292|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Activities, Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Maps, Reviewed, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource|
Author: Lisa Bullard
Lisa Bullard is the award-winning author of more than 60 books for children, including You Can Write a Story: A Story-Writing Recipe for Kids. She teaches writing classes at the Loft Literary Center and regularly visits schools to talk with students about story-writing.
Illustrator: Doreen Mulryan
Doreen Mulryan attended Carnegie Mellon University and New York's School of Visual Arts. Before becoming a children's book illustrator, Doreen designed toys for companies like Toys"R"Us and Hasbro. She lives in New Jersey.
Lerner eSource™ offers free digital teaching and learning resources, including Common Core State Standards (CCSS) teaching guides. These guides, created by classroom teachers, offer short lessons and writing exercises that give students specific instruction and practice using Common Core skills and strategies. Lerner eSource also provides additional resources including online activities, downloadable/printable graphic organizers, and additional educational materials that would also support Common Core instruction. Download, share, pin, print, and save as many of these free resources as you like!
Cloverleaf Books ™ — Where I Live
Follow diverse characters as they guide readers through their neighborhood, town, state, country, and continent. Each engaging storyline highlights key features of where people live, and fact boxes reinforce comparisons between different places. The fun stories and charming art in these… View available downloads →